AECOM Engineer Second Operator in McLean, Virginia

Business Line Government

Position Title Engineer Second Operator

United States of America - Virginia


Job Summary

Operates and maintains equipment on scheduled rotating shifts for air conditioning and/or refrigeration.


  • Operate and maintain assigned chillers and HVAC equipment.

  • Make periodic tours of assigned equipment and systems within the Central Plant, recording required data.

  • Monitor water treatment program for cooling equipment.

  • Report all faults, deficiencies, and unusual occurrences to supervisor.

  • Respond to emergency situations on assigned equipment, performing any and all tasks necessary for the protection of property and personnel.

  • Handling and processing classified waste. Maintain written records.

  • Maintain security and cleanliness in assigned secured work areas.

  • Responsible for the duties of HVAC Grade II as assigned by Chief Engineer on maintenance days.

  • Perform other job related work as required.

Minimum Requirements

  • Be capable of working with the tools of the operating engineer's trade.

  • Basic knowledge of refrigeration, controls, electricity, chemical treatment and HVAC systems.

  • Universal CFC certification. Must have or obtain in one year.

  • Ability to comprehend written and oral instructions.

  • Must work scheduled rotational shifts, including days, evenings, nights, holidays and weekends.

  • Two years experience as a mechanic/operator of commercial equipment including HVAC systems required.

  • High school, technical school, apprenticeship, trade school graduate or equivalent required.

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen, able to obtain and maintain a Top Secret Security Clearance. Some duties and responsibilities will require full clearance.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ability to write correspondence.

  • Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.


What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.


Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Engineering

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 164997BR